Basava Jayanti 2024 | Basaveshwara Jayanthi

Basava Jayanti (Basaveshwara Jayanthi) is the birth anniversary of Basavanna, the founding saint of the Lingayat sect in Karnataka and some parts of Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra. In 2024, Basava Jayanti date is May 10. It falls on Akshaya Tritiya, Shukla Paksha Tritiya in Vaishakha Masam. Basava Jayanti is celebrated with utmost gaiety in Karnataka. […]

Basava | Basavanna | Lord Basaveshwara

Basaveshwara Founder of Lingayat sect

Basavanna was born in Karnataka and is a great poet,and a great devotee of Lord Shiva.He was the founder of the Lingayat Movement. He has written many spiritual books. BIRTH Basava was born in 1105 AD in Karnataka, and belongs to the Kannada Brahmin community, who is entirely devoted to Lord Shiva. He was named […]

Basaveshwara laid stress on equality

The religious and social conditions which prevailed in India about eight centuries ago demanded the guidance of a bold reformer. Religion at that time ceased to have relevance to the day-to-day living of the common people. Meaningless rituals were rampant. It was in such a society that Basaveshwara was born around 1131 AD in Bijapur […]

108 Feet Basaveshwara idol at Basavakalyan, Bidar

108 Feet giant Basaveshwara idol is constructed and getting ready for inauguration at Basavakalyan, a town in Bidar district of Karnataka. Basaveshwara (Basava / Bhakti Bhandari Basavanna) was a philosopher, statesman, social reformer and Saint from present-day Karnataka. The giant idol of Basaveshwara will be unveiled on 28 October 2012, Sunday. The construction of this […]

Basava Temple, Gudigathanahally

Basava Temple is located at Gudigathanahally, Anekal Taluk in Bangalore Urban, Karnataka. This Temple is dedicated to Basava. Address: Basava Temple, Gudigathanahally, Anekal Taluk, Bangalore Urban, Karnataka, India, Pin Code : N/A Phone Number : N/A Fax : N/A Email : N/A Official Website: N/A